Holidays and weekends in the Republic of Kazakhstan in 2022 Printable versionLast update: 23.12.2021
* Extending the holidays
In the event that a national holiday falls on weekend (Saturday or Sunday), the days-off shall be extended by one day.
|January, 1 - 2||New Year (from January 1 Saturday slips to January 3 Monday, from January 2 Sunday slips to January 4 Tuesday)|
|March, 8||International Women’s Day|
|March, 21-23||Nauryz holiday|
|May, 1||Kazakhstan's People Solidarity Holiday (Sunday slips to May 2)|
|May, 7||Defenders’ day (Saturday slips to May 10)|
|May, 9||Victory Day|
|July, 6||Capital Day|
|August, 30||Constitution Day of the RK (August 29 slips to August 27 Saturday)|
|December, 1||First President Day|
|December, 16 - 17||Kazakhstan Independence Day (Saturday slips to December 19)|
First day of Qurban Ait, celebrated by Muslim calendar, the 7th of January - Orthodox Christmas are nonworking days (without extending).
In 2022 the first day of Qurban Ait is on July 9.